[The role of free radicals in the etiopathogenesis of systemic sclerosis].

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This article reviews the current concept in the ethiology and pathogenesis of systemic sclerosis. It is suggested that free radicals play a crucial role in pathomechanisms of scleroderma. In addition, the influence of some environmental agents (silica, bleomycin, alcohol, toxic oil) on free radical production and subsequent induction of scleroderma or… (More)

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@article{Komosiska1997TheRO, title={[The role of free radicals in the etiopathogenesis of systemic sclerosis].}, author={Krystyna Komosińska and Krystyna Olczyk and K Winsz}, journal={Postepy higieny i medycyny doswiadczalnej}, year={1997}, volume={51 3}, pages={285-303} }